Lawrence Maleka is a South African actor who plays Zolani on The River and has honestly stolen millions of hearts in Mzansi and beyond! He has been on our screens for years. Lawrence has presented a number of shows including The Clash of the Choirs, the Lotto Powerball, Club 808 among others.
In 2015, he joined Isibaya as Don, the one guy to give Sbu and Thandeka something to worry about. His best on-screen character so far has been Zolani on the River. Gangster, lover boy, mama’s boy all wrapped in one. Zolani is that one character we all love, from the charm to his style, not to mention that he is an entire vibe!
Real Life Facts About Lawrence Maleka, Zolani From The River
Apparently, Lawrence Maleka is that one guy you can’t help but like in real life. Here are ten reasons why.
- First and foremost, he has to be one of the most humble actors in celebville. His very quiet Instagram feed says a lot about that.
- We all know Zolani would give anything for his family, especially Lindiwe. He has a soft spot for his family even as they go through rough patches. The same can be said for Lawrence Maleka. A real family guy. Although he keeps his family a very guarded secret, we do know that his family is above all else for him.
- A dog lover! How can you not love a dog lover?
- The guitar. The singing. What is there not to love? A guy of many talents-that is Lawrence Maleka for you!
But we must put it out there ladies, Lawrence is very much a married man. Although he likes to keep his private life, very private, the open secret is that he is a married man.
When all has been said and done, we are convinced that Lawrence is as lovable off-screen as he is on screen!